Also featured is "Playground" - a documentary raising awareness about child trafficking and sexploitation -including a recent interview with U.S. Senator Ron Wyden about the film's impact on related legislation.
This episode was co-produced and edited by Jennifer Chavez, who also presents the upcoming film event calendar.
Intro/outro music by Twink and 4 Clubbers ("Children").
Bread and Roses host Nico talks with members of Maidenspirit, a Portland-based rite of passage program for adolescent girls. Guest Dr. Jennifer Brusewitz explains the importance of rites of passage for girls in modern culture and links to historical rites of passage in North American cultures. Also hear from girls who have been part of the program, and an interview with a male mentor for the companion program for boys, Peace Warriors